Category: Contests

  • Jonas Kakó / Leica Oskar Barnack Award

    Jonas Kakó / Leica Oskar Barnack Award

    Jonas Kakó / Leica Oskar Barnack Award via Jonas Kakó / Leica Oskar Barnack Award: https://www.leica-oskar-barnack-award.com/bildstrecken-finalisten/2023/jonas-kako.html

  • Gustavo Minas / Leica Oskar Barnack Award

    Gustavo Minas / Leica Oskar Barnack Award

    Gustavo Minas / Leica Oskar Barnack Award via Gustavo Minas / Leica Oskar Barnack Award: https://www.leica-oskar-barnack-award.com/bildstrecken-finalisten/2023/gustavo-minas.html

  • Lenscratch Student Prize 2023: Top 26 to Watch – LENSCRATCH

    Lenscratch Student Prize 2023: Top 26 to Watch – LENSCRATCH

    Lenscratch Student Prize 2023: Top 26 to Watch – LENSCRATCH Every year, the Lenscratch Student Prize Awards give us an opportunity to celebrate and support the next generation of photographic artists. Hundreds of artists shared their work with us– powerful creative voices that make us truly excited about the futur via LENSCRATCH: http://lenscratch.com/2023/07/lenscratch-student-prize-2023-top-26-to-watch/ Every year, the Lenscratch…

  • AP wins the Breaking News Photography Pulitzer Prize for its coverage of first weeks of the Russian invasion of Ukraine – Poynter

    AP wins the Breaking News Photography Pulitzer Prize for its coverage of first weeks of the Russian invasion of Ukraine – Poynter

    AP wins the Breaking News Photography Pulitzer Prize for its coverage of first weeks of the Russian invasion of Ukraine – Poynter See the winning images of devastation in Mariupol, civilian infrastructure targeting and resilience of the Ukrainian people via Poynter: https://www.poynter.org/business-work/2023/associated-press-pulitzer-prize-breaking-news-photography-ukraine-russia2023/ A woman crying in front of a destroyed apartment. Bodies thrown into a…

  • Photography Staff of Associated Press – The Pulitzer Prizes

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  • Christina House of the Los Angeles Times – The Pulitzer Prizes

    {{(global.pageOgTitle) ? global.pageOgTitle : global.pageTitle}} {{(global.pageDescription) ? global.pageDescription : global.pageDefaultDescription}} Link: https://www.pulitzer.org/winners/christina-house-los-angeles-times For an intimate look into the life of a pregnant 22-year-old woman living on the street in a tent–images that show her emotional vulnerability as she tries and ultimately loses the struggle to raise her child.

  • The Global Winners of the 2023 World Press Photo Contest | PetaPixel

    The Global Winners of the 2023 World Press Photo Contest | PetaPixel

    The Global Winners of the 2023 World Press Photo Contest The 2023 World Press Photo Contest global winners showcase the power and importance of photojournalism. via PetaPixel: https://petapixel.com/2023/04/20/the-global-winners-of-the-2023-world-press-photo-contest/ Ukrainian photographer Evgeniy Maloletka’s startling and riveting photo Mariupol Maternity Hospital Airstrike, shown above, has won the 2023 World Press Photo of the Year award.

  • Announcing the 2023 Aperture Portfolio Prize Shortlist

    Announcing the 2023 Aperture Portfolio Prize Shortlist

    Announcing the 2023 Aperture Portfolio Prize Shortlist Here are the shortlisted artists and finalists for Aperture’s annual award, which aims to spotlight new talent in contemporary photography. via Aperture: https://aperture.org/editorial/announcing-the-2023-aperture-portfolio-prize-shortlist/ Aperture’s support of emerging photographers and other lens-based artists is a vital part of our mission. The annual Aperture Portfolio Prize aims to discover, exhibit,…

  • Sony World Photography Awards 2023 | boris eldagsen

    Link: I applied as a cheeky monkey, to find out, if the comeptitions are prepared for AI images to enter. They are not. We, the photo world, need an open discussion. A discussion about what we want to consider photography and what not. Is the umbrella of photography large enough to invite AI images to…

  • The personal is political: Photojournalist Amber Bracken offers inside look at World Press Photo’s winning shots – The Globe and Mail

    The personal is political: Photojournalist Amber Bracken offers inside look at World Press Photo’s winning shots – The Globe and Mail

    The personal is political: Photojournalist Amber Bracken offers inside look at World Press Photo’s winning shots From flower farms in Mexico to beehives in Arizona, photographers sought out fresh vantage points in 2022. Here are the highlights from North and Central America via The Globe and Mail: https://www.theglobeandmail.com/world/article-world-press-photo-winners-2023/ This year’s jury for North and Central…

  • The Regional Winners of the 2023 World Press Photography Competition | PetaPixel

    The Regional Winners of the 2023 World Press Photography Competition | PetaPixel

    The Regional Winners of the 2023 World Press Photography Competition Winning photos show the cost of conflict, climate change, and much more. via PetaPixel: https://petapixel.com/2023/03/29/the-regional-winners-of-the-2023-world-press-photography-competition/ The annual World Press Photo Contest has announced the regional winners of its 2023 competition. The 24 winners and six honorable mentions use photography to call attention to the world’s…

  • The Most Stirring Press Photographs of 2022

    The Most Stirring Press Photographs of 2022

    The Most Stirring Press Photographs of 2022 Photographs captured war-torn Ukraine, the Taliban’s takeover of Afghanistan, and an Iranian woman defying the mandatory hijab law. via Hyperallergic: https://hyperallergic.com/811102/the-most-stirring-press-photographs-of-2022/ The World Press Photo Foundation has announced the regional winners and honorable mentions for the 66th edition of its annual photography contest

  • Leica Announces the 2023 Women Foto Project Award Winners | PetaPixel

    Leica Announces the 2023 Women Foto Project Award Winners | PetaPixel

    Leica Announces the 2023 Women Foto Project Award Winners It was open to entrants from outside the United States for the first time. via PetaPixel: https://petapixel.com/2023/03/08/leica-announces-the-2023-women-foto-project-award-winners/ Leica has announced the winners of its fourth annual Leica Women Foto Project Award. The announcement arrives on International Women’s Day, an annual global holiday celebrating the wide-ranging achievements…

  • 2022 Winners | Yunghi Grant

    2022 Winners Congratulations to the SIX photojournalists receiving The 2022 Yunghi Grant!! ** Doug Barrett * Svet Jacqueline ( Terra Fondriest * Stephen Maturen * Eman Mohammed * Nicolo Filippo Rosso * *We than… via Yunghi Grant: https://yunghikim.wordpress.com/2022/12/21/__trashed-8/ Congratulations to the SIX photojournalists receiving The 2022 Yunghi Grant!!

  • The 43rd Smith Grant Awarded to Maxim Dondyuk

    The 43rd Smith Grant Awarded to Maxim Dondyuk

    The 43rd Smith Grant Awarded to Maxim Dondyuk The W. Eugene Smith Grant in Humanistic Photography was awarded to Maxim Dondyuk for his project Ukraine 2014/22. via Blind Magazine: https://www.blind-magazine.com/en/news/the-43rd-w-eugene-smith-grant-awarded-to-maxim-dondyuk/ The W. Eugene Smith Grant in Humanistic Photography was awarded to Maxim Dondyuk for his project Ukraine 2014/22, which looks at the country’s battle for…

  • Leica Oskar Barnack Award 2022 – Leica Rumors

    Leica Oskar Barnack Award 2022 – Leica Rumors

    Leica Oskar Barnack Award 2022 – Leica Rumors The two winners of the 2022 Leica Oskar Barnack Award (LOBA), the renowned international photo competition that was held for the 42nd time this year, have now been selected: In the main category of the Leica Oskar Barnack Award, it was Kiana Hayeri – born via Leica…

  • LensCulture’s Street Photography Awards Spark Questions of Bias | PetaPixel

    LensCulture’s Street Photography Awards Spark Questions of Bias | PetaPixel

    LensCulture’s Street Photography Awards Spark Questions of Bias It raises questions of bias or impropriety. via PetaPixel: https://petapixel.com/2022/09/01/lenscultures-street-photography-awards-spark-questions-of-bias/ Last week, LensCulture revealed the winners of its 2022 Street Photography Awards, including the top three series and top three single image winners. The competition is widely seen as the most prestigious street photography competition in the…

  • The Finalists of the W. Eugene Smith Fund’s $40,000 Photography Grant | PetaPixel

    The Finalists of the W. Eugene Smith Fund’s $40,000 Photography Grant | PetaPixel

    The Finalists of the W. Eugene Smith Fund’s $40,000 Photography Grant One photographer will be selected for a $40,000 grant. via PetaPixel: https://petapixel.com/2022/09/09/the-finalists-of-the-w-eugene-smith-funds-40000-photography-grant/ Finalists have also been named in the Smith Fund’s 5th annual Student category and 26th annual Howard Chapnick Grant, which is awarded to encourage leadership in any field ancillary to photojournalism, such…